According to Marca, the British cyclist Chris Froome He went back to the operating room this past Friday to undergo an operation.
This intervention was planned in his rehabilitation phase after the serious fall he suffered in the recognition of the Dauphiné time trial.
In the operation, removed the metal plate that he had installed to strengthen his right hip and the pins of his right elbow
On social networks Froome published: «Losing some hardware from my hip and my elbow. I feel a little stunned but everything turned out perfect"Said the British runner.
- Chris Froome (@chrisfroome) November 8
Your big goal for 2020: The fifth Tour and the Tokyo Olympics
Froome, whose main goals are to get his fifth Tour and the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, announced his intention to resume the competition in February, but did not specify in which race.
The runner, who practically has a blank season, only assured that he hopes to be at the start of the next edition, in July 2020 in Nice. «Until I have a good reason to believe that my return is not possible, I will make it my goal."He assured.